John Szakmeister <> writes:

> On Sun, Jul 7, 2013 at 8:52 AM, Ramkumar Ramachandra <> 
> wrote:
>> When GIT_PS1_SHOWCOLORHINTS is turned on, there is no need to put a
>> detached HEAD within parenthesis: the color can be used to discriminate
>> the detached HEAD.
>> Signed-off-by: Ramkumar Ramachandra <>
>> ---
>>  For cuteness :)
> Personally, I'd rather see the parens kept.  Not everyone sees red
> very well--I know several people who can't see it at all, and it keeps
> it consistent with non-colored output.

+1; I find red on many terminal emulators to be too dark to tell,
especially in a small font, from black myself.
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